Here's What Happens When Blake Lively Walks Into a Room

At the premiere party for her new film, the surprisingly earnest and satisfying romance Age of Adaline, guests roamed Manhattan’s Metropolitan Club quietly sipping champagne and brushing shoulders with famous people and not-famous people and people who looked like they could maybe be famous people. They did not, for… » 4/20/15 6:40pm Monday 6:40pm

Nicki Minaj Confirms Engagement Rumors on Instagram


Nicki Minaj is (probably) engaged! The goddess just Instagrammed a photo of her left hand wearing a gigantor heart-shaped diamond ring, (possibly) confirming rumors that she and boyf Meek Mill got engaged. The goss started last night with a shot of her and Mill stepping out with her wearing what appeared to be a… » 4/15/15 9:30pm 4/15/15 9:30pm

Blake Lively Says None of the Sisterhood Are Her Daughter's Godmothers

Last week Amber Tamblyn told the world that she, Alexis Bledel and America Ferrera were all godmothers to Blake Lively’s daughter. “It’s a fact,” Tamblyn told Nick Lachey on his VH1 show. Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants fans squealed with delight. Their lifelong friendship is real!
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Robin Williams' Widow Is Fighting His Children Over His Estate

In a sad situation that only continues to get sadder, Susan Schneider Williams—wife of the late Robin Williams—is challenging the comedian's children and the division of his estate by filing a petition that would allow her to keep certain personal effects that were seemingly left to Williams' kids. » 2/03/15 10:30am 2/03/15 10:30am

Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden Are Getting Married Right Now, Probably

On the heels of Crushing Celebrity Divorce Season comes my second favorite time of the year, Celebrity Wedding season. And lo, the season comes in with a tremendous bang and we learn Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden are getting married (or perhaps are already married) right as you read these very words. » 1/05/15 8:00pm 1/05/15 8:00pm

The "Southern Belle" Is a Racist Fiction

Sometime between Reconstruction, this episode of MTV: True Life, and the hundred-thousandth wedding held on a plantation in South Carolina, the term Southern Belle became just another friendly identifier to put in your Twitter bio, a throwaway regional label no weightier than Cali Surfer Dude. But the difference… » 10/17/14 5:27pm 10/17/14 5:27pm

Forget Plagiarism: Preserve Is So Badly Written It's Insulting

Earlier this week, Blake Lively's Preserve posted an ode to the antebellum Southern belle, worthy of a teen circa 1915 who just loved all the pretty dresses in Birth of a Nation. Turns out part of the paean looks a lot like an article from Examiner.com. We checked the rest of the site and found another damning… » 10/16/14 2:30pm 10/16/14 2:30pm